overhead in a G1G1 environment
michael at laptop.org
Fri May 29 14:46:51 EDT 2009
A bit of background about olpc-update 'pushes':
> as i recall, there was/is a provision for OLPC to "push" (via
> that polling mechanism) updates to the g1g1 machines.
> i don't believe it's ever been turned on, and, in my opinion, is
> unlikely to be.
Actually, it was used, as hinted in item #9 of
to help get people onto 7.1.2 (656) which fixed several hard- and soft-bricking
bugs in previous releases. (See
Finally, as I recall, it was not used to push 8.1.* (703) because of
and it was not used to push 8.2.* because we didn't want to drop the UI
reorganization on people who hadn't asked for it.
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